Pope urges faithful to pray tomorrow for those who sleep in the Lord
Dozens of Iraqi Catholics were killed yesterday after Islamic militants took worshippers hostage during Mass
The actor stars in The Way with his son, Emilio Estevez
Two-day trip includes stops in Barcelona and Santiago de Compostela
Papal visit to Barcelona will highlight the Cause of “God’s architect”
Much of The Catholic Herald’s content – letters, reviews, news, extra comment and features – is not available online This week, Stanley Hauerwas marvels at the Christian life he found upon moving to Britain; Carolyn Reynier interviews a man who tried running away from his vocation only to become the new Abbot of Worth. William Newton hails Pope Leo XIII as the prophet of the Rosary while the artist Patrik Reyntiens describes the turbulent Romanticism of Salvator Rosa exhibited at the Dullwich Picture Gallery. Plus, Stuart Reid reflects on the upcoming debate entitled “Britain has become an anti-Christian country” and wonders whether it is true.
London meeting follows ‘rowdy’ public debate
Benedict XVI will fulfil his wish to visit Santiago de Compostela next month